The Magic Lantern
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Cinematic Memories, Classic and Contemporary.
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Episode 064 – Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
A world of pure imagination. That’s what we’re promised by Mel Stuart’s Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971), and boy, does it ever deliver. This adaptation of Roald Dahl’s sweet satire is full to the brim with novelties and notions, some whimsical, some bittersweet. What it doesn’t advertise right…
Rated 5 out of
Informative and Entertaining
A nice mix of film history and fun conversation. It made me want to revisit the film right away.
Date published: 2015-08-13